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The Colorado Veterans of Foreign Wars recently honored Cimarron Middle School eighth-grade history teacher Shannon Shelton as its Teacher of the Year for 2016-17. A ceremony honoring Shelton capped the VFW’s annual state convention, presented at … more
Matthew Schafer was once a soldier stationed in South Korea near the Demilitarized Zone. After three years in the Army, he came back to the United States in 2012, and moved to Littleton from Illinois last year. After a job search and getting … more
Neither Joe Sleevi nor Donald Emmot spoke much about their time in the service during the Vietnam War to their families. There was the unwelcoming reception they received upon their return, as well as some unhappy memories. But, mainly, they just … more
Motorcycles, metal bands and good times are on tap for the third annual Freedom Fest, a day-long event in Littleton to thank and help America's military veterans. Eight bands will rock the Platte River Bar & Grill, 5995 S. Santa Fe Drive, on June … more
On May 29, Memorial Day ceremonies were held in the area to honor the more than 1 million men and women who died serving their country. The events included speeches, 21-gun salutes and the playing of “Taps.” Pat Hannon Post 4666 Veterans of … more
Highlands Ranch resident Robert McAdam flew in a Boeing B-17 on a mission once in World War II — and he had to bail out over Nazi-occupied Austria. "I was 23 at the time, and I don't … more
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